Are you a registered professional (including Nursing Associates) who are interested in supporting and developing the future nursing workforce? Become a Practice Supervisor and help students develop during their education journeys.
To be equipped with the right skills to supervise, you can:
Undertake the Pan London Practice Learning Group half day Practice Supervisor module: https://plplg.uk/sssa-resources/
Attend a half day training session / meeting provided by Canterbury Christ Church University or University of Greenwich. Just search 'Practice Supervisor' on their websites.
As a Practice Supervisor you will:
Serve as role models for safe and effective practice in line with their code of conduct.
Support learning in line with their scope of practice to enable the student to meet their proficiencies and programme outcomes.
Support and supervise students, providing feedback on their progress towards, and achievement of proficiencies and skills.
Have current knowledge and experience of the area in which they are providing support, supervision, and feedback.
Receive ongoing support to participate in the practice learning of students (NMC, 2018).
For more information visit: https://www.nmc.org.uk/standards-for-education-and-training/standards-for-student-supervision-and-assessment/ Contact your local Training Hub for further information and support.